How To Treat Altitude Sickness – AMS, HAPE, & HACE

Today’s article is an important one — it’s about treating altitude sickness – AMS, HAPE,& HACE. Before I get into medications and technicalities, I want to share a golden rule with you. And it is not about descending, which most manuals will talk about. It is something you must always remember.

How To Prevent Acute Mountain Sickness (AMS), HAPE and HACE

In this article, we learn how to prevent Acute Mountain Sickness with medication like Diamox (Acetazolamide) and without Diamox. You’ll also find the correct dosage for a preventive course of Diamox in here.

Which is a better trek in winter? Deoriatal or Kedarkantha?

The Deoriatal and Kedarkantha treks are both immensely beautiful winter treks. Arjun Majumdar writes from experience about which is the better winter trek!

Pin Bhaba Pass vs Pin Parvati Pass: Which trek to choose?

Pin Bhaba and Pin Parvati Pass are often spoken of in the same breath. They have similar challenges, similar scenery and similar landscapes. In this article, our founder Arjun Majumdar helps you choose between them.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Treks Suspended Until August 15

How does Covid-19 affect trekking in the Himalayas? In this article, Chief Editor, Swathi Chatrapathy analyses the situation and suggests what you could do next.

8 Hacks To Maintain Your Personal Hygiene On A Trek

Many of you ask us how to maintain hygiene on a trek without bathing. Here are a few simple things you can do to stay hygienic while on a trek.

What Makes An Ideal High Altitude Trek Team

The team that you trek with can make or break your trek experience. Here, we decode what makes a great trek team. Take a look.

Are Indian Trekking Trails Getting Crowded?

With increasing number of trekkers every year going to the Himalayas, are the Indian trails getting overcrowded? Read this article to know the stark reality and what we as trekkers can do in this situation.

Notes From My Recce Of The Annapurna Base Camp Trek

Lakshmi Selvakumaran writes about why the Annapurna Base Camp trek left a lasting impression on her. A must read for anyone looking to trek in Nepal.

This Trekker Went An Extra Mile To Make Someone Smile

A small gesture of kindness goes a long way. Read this trekker’s story who always chose to go the extra mile to help someone.

Latest Updates: Kashmir Season Sees A Dramatic, Positive Start!

The Kashmir season begins, as usual, with a lot of operational hurdles. Here is a peek into how our operations are run and updates from our running slopes. Read it all here!

Sunrise at Kanchenjunga changed my life

Nutan was looking for change when she decided to celebrate Diwali watching Kanchenjunga light up. She did find what she was looking for as she describes her experience as “Demystifying the process of change in life”.